#ExpertChat Preview: De-Risking Energy Financing & Other Insights At African Utility Week

We’re packing our bags for Cape Town to take you to the heart of Africa’s biggest annual energy industry gathering: African Utility Week.

OnFrontiers is proud to support the event, now in its 18th year that draws a crowd of 7,000 to the combined conference and exhibition. As official Research Partner, we will be hosting our #ExpertChat online forum from the Ministerial Meeting Room with special guests:

OnFrontiers Editorial Director Gavin Serkin will be channelling your questions, including:

  • Ways of de-risking energy financing
  • Energy efficiency in architecture
  • Inter-connectivity within the African continent in infrastructure projects to drive economic growth and development
  • The role of civil society and professional associations in driving energy projects
  • Extending energy to farmers
  • Private sector activities
  • Financing solar projects for small-scale manufacturing
  • Integrating mini-grids and home solar alongside national utility grids for 100% access
  • Assessing multilaterals’ participation in energy
  • National policy contexts most favorable to distributed energy resources and microgrids

Join us on May 16 at 11:30am in New York, 4:30pm in London or 5:30pm in Cape Town

Register to secure your spot for Tuesday’s live #ExpertChat